Doctoral studies

The Vetsuisse Faculty offers a doctorate ( To be admitted to the doctoral program, you need a Master in Veterinary Medicine or an equivalent degree. Information on admission and enrolment can be found at the Department for Admission, Enrolment and Counselling at the University of Bern.

Important information:

_ You can submit your dissertation on a USB stick and do not have to burn a CD, as stated in the guidelines.  

_ From now on (June 2023), only 4 (no longer 6) printed copies are required.


The deadlines for submission of dissertations in 2023 are as follows:

20 January 2023
24 March 2023
11 August 2023
03 November 2023

The dissertations can be submitted to the dean's office.